Binod Subedi

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Local elections have been politicized: NC leader Dr Koirala

Published On: May 13, 2022 11:31 AM NPT By: Binod Subedi

BIRATNAGAR, May 13: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Dr Shekhar Koirala has said that local level elections have been highly politicized.

Do not make unimplementable promises in NC’s election manifesto: Dr Koirala

Published On: April 8, 2022 12:15 PM NPT By: Binod Subedi

BIRATNAGAR, April 8: Nepali Congress (NC) leader Dr Shekhar Koirala has urged the leaders and cadres to forget the bitterness of the party’s General Convention and move ahead united.

Province 1 govt is embroiled in power struggle: CPN-UML

Published On: February 5, 2022 10:30 AM NPT By: Binod Subedi

BIRATNAGAR, Feb 5: The main opposition party, the CPN-UML, has accused the government of Province 1 of being involved in a feud regarding splitting ministries between the ministers. On Friday, the CPN-UML Parliamentary Party held a press conference and accused the provincial government of being involved in a tussle of splitting the ministries even three months after the formation of the five-party coalition government.

Existing ministries in Province 1 to be split

Published On: February 1, 2022 10:35 AM NPT By: Binod Subedi

BIRATNAGAR, Feb 1: The provincial government is preparing to split the existing ministries in Province 1 into 12 ministries. Sunday's cabinet meeting decided to split the existing seven ministries into 12.

National Assembly Election: Voting concludes in Province 1

Published On: January 26, 2022 04:30 PM NPT By: Binod Subedi

BIRATNAGAR, Jan 26: Voting held to elect National Assembly members has completed in Province 1. According to Election Officer Bharat Lamsal, 270 out of 272 local level members and 91 out of 92 province assembly members cast their votes in the election held from 9AM to 3PM on Wednesday.

Govt not in favor of a complete shutdown: Health Minister Khatiwada

Published On: January 17, 2022 11:55 AM NPT By: Binod Subedi

BIRATNAGAR, Jan 17: Minister for Health and Population Birodh Khatiwada has said that the government is not in favor of a complete shutdown. At a discussion program organized by the government of Province 1 at the Office of the Chief Minister and Council of Ministers in Biratnagar on Sunday, Minister Khatiwada said that the government is not in favor of a complete shutdown.

Morang Chamber of Commerce and Industries stands in favor of Batas Group, accuses government of trying to betray entrepreneurs

Published On: January 15, 2022 02:05 PM NPT By: Binod Subedi

BIRATNAGAR, Jan 15: Chamber of Commerce and Industries, Morang has accused the government of trying to betray Batas group in the Narayanhiti Durbar Museum Cafeteria case. The body of traders and entrepreneurs issued a statement on Friday accusing the government of trying to defame Batas group, which was selected from the tender process of the ministry.

National Assembly Election: Eight candidates in Province 1

Published On: January 4, 2022 05:16 PM NPT By: Binod Subedi

BIRATNAGAR, Jan 4: Eight candidates have registered for the three posts of National Assembly members in Province 1. The ruling coalition, CPN-UML and Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) have registered eight candidates

Biratnagar Metropolis urges for vigilance as India reports cases of Omicron

Published On: December 2, 2021 03:15 PM NPT By: Binod Subedi

BIRATNAGAR, Dec 2: With the discovery of cases of a new variant of the coronavirus in India, panic has spread in the border areas of Nepal.

Election of Morang NC President to be held again

Published On: November 29, 2021 01:14 PM NPT By: Binod Subedi

BIRATNAGAR, Nov 29: Nepali Congress (NC) is going to hold reelection for the post of president of Morang district. The re-poll will be held after none of the three candidates got the required number of votes on Sunday.

UML demands postponement of provincial assembly meeting

Published On: November 16, 2021 02:38 PM NPT By: Binod Subedi

BIRATNAGAR, Nov 16: The main opposition CPN-UML has demanded postponement of the meeting of the Provincial Assembly of Province 1 scheduled for Tuesday. The main opposition party, CPN-UML, has demanded the postponement of the meeting as Chief Minister of Province 1 Rajendra Rai is preparing to table a vote of confidence motion in the meeting.

Industries in Sunsari-Morang Industrial Corridor incur loss of Rs 2.5 billion in recent floods

Published On: November 1, 2021 11:30 AM NPT By: Binod Subedi

BIRATNAGAR, Nov 1: The floods that hit the Sunsari-Morang Industrial Corridor from October 18 to October 20 have caused a loss of Rs 2.5 billion. Published the preliminary details of the damage caused by the flood, the Industry Association, Morang, said that 41 industries in the Sunsari-Morang Industrial Corridor suffered a loss of Rs 2.471 billion.

Chief Minister on rotation basis yet to be discussed among coalition partners: Minister Karki

Published On: October 30, 2021 04:15 PM NPT By: Binod Subedi

BIRATNAGAR, Oct 30: Minister for Information and Communication Gyanendra Bahadur Karki has said that discussion among the coalition partners on the appointment of chief minister on rotation basis between Nepali Congress and the CPN (Unified Socialist) in Province 1 is yet to be discussed.

Woman beaten on charges of witchcraft

Published On: October 29, 2021 12:01 PM NPT By: Binod Subedi

BIRATNAGAR, Oct 29: A woman of Biratnagar-8 has been severely beaten on the charge of being a witch. According to the victim, she was beaten by four men on the charge of witchcraft.

Floods and landslides kill 70 in Province 1

Published On: October 23, 2021 10:05 AM NPT By: Binod Subedi

BIRATNAGAR, Oct 23: Floods and landslides that occurred following incessant rains have killed 70 people in Province 1. Addressing a meeting of the Province Assembly on Friday, Chief Minister Bhim Acharya said that 70 people have been killed in the recent incidents of floods and landslides in Province 1 as of Friday.

NC will neither table no-confidence motion nor join govt: Deuba

Published On: March 23, 2021 03:55 PM NPT By: Binod Subedi

BIRATNAGAR, March 23: President of the main opposition party, Nepali Congress (NC), Sher Bahadur Deuba has made it clear that they will not join the government.

Ready to work with Oli-led faction if it accepts its mistakes: Madhav Nepal

Published On: March 2, 2021 06:09 PM NPT By: Binod Subedi

BIRATNAGAR, March 2: One of the two chairpersons of the Dahal-Nepal faction of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP), Madhav Kumar Nepal has said that his faction is ready to work together with the Oli-led faction of the party if the latter accepts its mistakes.

NCP Oli faction’s mass gathering begins in Biratnagar

Published On: February 20, 2021 02:07 PM NPT By: Binod Subedi

BIRATNAGAR, Feb 20: A mass gathering organized by the Oli-led faction of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) on Saturday has begun in Biratnagar.

Chief Minister Rai intends to dissolve provincial assembly, claim rival faction leaders

Published On: February 18, 2021 05:58 PM NPT By: Binod Subedi

BIRATNAGAR, Feb 18: Provincial leaders of the Dahal-Nepal faction of the Nepal Communist Party (NCP) have claimed that Chief Minister (CM) Sherdan Rai of Province 1 intends to dissolve the provincial assembly.

PM Oli has become anarchic: NC leader Koirala

Published On: January 16, 2021 03:23 PM NPT By: Binod Subedi

KATHMANDU, Jan 16: Central Committee member of the Nepali Congress (NC), Dr Shekhar Koirala has said that Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has become anarchic.